Barry Flood

England Fencing would like to pass on their sincerest condolences to the family of Barry Flood, who died on Wednesday. Barry was instrumental in the development of fencing in the North East by establishing an elite training centre based at Durham University and bringing in Olympic head coach Laszlo Jakab from Hungary in ... More

England Team Selection for Sainsburys School Games 2015

England Team Announcement - Sainsburys School Games 3rd-6th September. Good luck to all the team in Manchester! OFFICIAL WEBSITE LINK TEAM MANAGER Eileen Hamilton COACHES Ian Lichfield Mike Cleary Stuart Marshall Baldip Sahota Hilary Sahota WE 1 Victoria Hide 2 Danielle Lawson 3 Bethan P... More

England Youth Championships 2015

It's less than 2 weeks to go until this year's England Youth Championships. We're looking forward to seeing everyone in Hatfield for the tournament. The majority of the Foil events are now full, and there are waiting lists for a number of events. If you have a confirmed entry but find yourself unable to make the ... More

Veterans Home International 2015 – The Justin Smith Trophy

This was the 9th time the event had been held and we were back in Wales where it first started. The venue was Sophia gardens, the National Sports Centre over the weekend 18/19 April. Again England dominated the event winning all weapons except women’s foil where Scotland took the honours. Many of the matches were close ... More

UK Sport Sets Future Direction

UK Sport Board sets future direction for high performance sport beyond Rio  - Consultation reveals 86% of sport/partner and 70% of public respondents endorse UK Sport continuing to focus on Olympic and Paralympic medal success as a key goal - UK Sport will also explore wider impact factors (beyond medals) ... More

Message from Sport:80 – Event entry customer support details

We’ve received feedback that a number of fencers are not aware that they are able to enter events (that are on the Sport:80 Platform) by telephone as well as using our platform athttps://www.sport80.com/platform. Our telephone number is 0203 005 2526. If you are having issues using the platform, we will process entries ... More

Participation Programme Managers X 2 Positions

Salary circa £37k - plus expenses and incentive based pay British Fencing, the National Governing Body for Fencing, is seeking two Participation Programme Managers to join their small but dynamic team. British Fencing is positioning itself at the leading edge of NGB participation work through innovative and insight-led ... More

Alexander Crutchett wins Helsinki Satellite

Congratulations to Alexander Crutchett who took part in and won the men’s sabre Satellite event in Helsinki, Finland at the weekend. He began the day in fine form, winning all of his six first round fights whilst only conceding nine hits.  A field of twenty-two fencers meant that the number one seed for the ... More

NGB join forces to create new voice for sport

Thirty-nine National Governing Body [NGB] Chief Executives have joined forces to launch the new NGBCEO Forum which will act as an independent voice to help influence and inform national and local policy on sport.  The CEO Forum includes mass participation and spectator sports such as football, rugby, cycling and ... More

Challenge Wratislavia, Wroclaw, Poland

19th – 23rd March 2015 England Fencing Under-15 Squad  Épée and Sabre fencers Men’s Épée Andrews Benjamin Paul Dominic Shepherd William Carey Patrick Begley-Jones Murray Ashforth Myles MacPherson Steven Dupree-Thomas Piers Bell Jack Willcox Joshua Wake James Boyle Douglas ... More